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About Virtual Peaker

Virtual Peaker is a remote-first company based in Louisville, KY, with employees in many time zones. Since 2015, Virtual Peaker has worked to help our utility partners around the world build a better, greener grid through scalable, cloud-based software solutions. Founded by Bill Burke, Virtual Peaker has grown to serve utility DER and demand response management needs, as well as providing resources to help utilities meet decarbonization regulations and grid reliability.

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virtual power plants (aae)

Ask An Expert: The Fundamentals of Virtual Power Plants & Where They Might Go Next

Virtual power plants (VPPs) have remained in the public zeitgeist for years now, transitioning from a buzzword concept to a […]

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distributed energy resources (AAE)

Ask An Expert: How Distributed Energy Resources Can Help With Grid Congestion

It’s a new year and we’re trying something a little different. Our Ask an Expert series is an opportunity to […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
decarbonization Tipping Point for Carbon?

Decarbonization, Money, & the Tipping Point For Carbon

In October 2019, we shared two studies from the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) that posed a provocative question: When might […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
grid-interactive efficient building

Grid-Interactive Efficient Buildings (GEB) & Why Do They Matter?

Utilities of any size, including smaller municipal and electric cooperatives, can have an enormous impact on climate change. Both through […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
Managed Charging

The Changing Rural Landscape: Cooperatives, EVs, & Managed Charging

Rural electric co-ops are embracing the growing electric vehicle (EV) market trends and increased infrastructural support, driven equally by prosumer […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
Utility Industry Podcasts

Utility Industry Podcasts Worth Listening To Right Now

What’s packed with information, easy to consume, engaging speakers, and ready to accompany your commute or exercise routine? Why yes, […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
utility program

The Customer Segmentation Strategy for Utility Program Managers

Developing a demand flexibility program, from demand response to managed charging and beyond is no small task. Perhaps one of […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
utilities EV charging

How Utilities Can Get the Biggest Bang For Their EV Charging Bucks

As the electric vehicle (EV) market continues to blossom, utilities continue to focus their innovation and business development efforts on […]

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Virtual Peaker Team
It Can't Happen Without Battery Storage

It Still Can’t Happen Without Battery Storage

In 2019, Bloomberg ran an article about the increasing preponderance—and necessity—for more battery storage. While the nuances of that article […]

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